Latest News in Commercial Glass

  • After more than 30 years of production, officials from the Bystronic Glass Neuhausen-Hamberg location announced delivery of the company’s 1,000th sealing robot, according to a May 27 release. The Speed’Sealer was delivered in late May to a Chinese customer.The first sealing robot was developed and built by the former company Lenhardt Maschinenbau GmbH, now Bystronic Lenhardt GmbH, in 1981.
  • The Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance today announced the release of a new Vacuum Insulating Glass Technical Bulletin on its webstore. The bulletin is intended to assist residential or commercial insulating glass and window manufacturers on the topic of vacuum insulating glazing (VIG). VIG has drawn attention around the globe over the past several years as it offers performance approaching...
  • Johnny L. Aaron, the longtime general field supervisor for ACE Glass Construction Corp., passed away on May 16 at the age of 57.Aaron was a prominent fixture in the central Arkansas construction community and served ACE Glass for over 27 years. He received numerous certifications from technical and leadership trainings over the years and was recognized as the go-to source of information for many...
  • Heartland Glass Co. promoted Garrity Gerber to sales manager. Gerber started at Heartland Glass in 2013, serving as estimator and sales representative. In his new role, he will be responsible for commercial sales, project management and drafting departments.Gerber has a sales and estimator background and bachelor’s degree in business management from St. Cloud State University. He graduated in...
  • Tubelite Inc.’s facilities Walker and Reed City, Michigan, successfully meet ICC Evaluation Services LLC Acceptance Criteria for Quality Documentation (AC10). This third-party inspection by Architectural Testing Inc.)/Intertek verifies Tubelite’s quality control process for its products, systems and materials.“At Tubelite, ‘dependable’ is more than part of our brand identity, it’s part of our...
  • Officials from Tennessee’s Heritage Glass temporarily suspended operations on May 27, according to a company release, as reported by News Channel 11 in Johnson City, Tennessee. Executives say they are exploring a “potential reinvestment and reorganization situation” for the company.Heritage Glass was formed last year when the company purchased the former AGC North America Blue Ridge glass...
  • Demand for glass for the construction industry is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 7.08 percent from 2015 to 2020, according to a recent report from Research and Markets. An increasing global population and higher levels of disposable income are driving growth worldwide, according to the report, “Construction Glass Market by Type (Low-E, Special), Application (Residential,...
  • Iran has launched operations at Sahand Float Company in Tabriz, the largest glass plant in the country, according to a May 21 article from Press TV. The plant is expected to produce 220,000 tons of flat glass annually for building, automotive, security and decorative applications, according to the article.
  • A man in Jacksonville, Florida, crashed through a skylight and fell 24 feet to the ground, suffering critical injuries. He later died of his injuries. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigated the scene and found Pinnacle Roofing Contractors Inc. had failed to install protective cages over the skylights and cited the company for two willful and two serious violations,...
  • Delaware Glass & Mirror, a Muncie, Indiana-based commercial contract glazier and retail glass company, is expected to expand into a nearby larger facility, according to a May 25 article from The Star Press. The company currently employs about 30 people, but will add 20 or more in the next several years if it is able to move to the larger building, according to the article.“We ran out of space...
Page 10 of 518
 << First | < Previous 8 | 9 | 10 11 | 12 Next > | Last >> 

What's Hot

  • Altus Capital Partners, an investment firm focused on middle market manufacturing companies in the United States, acquired GED Integrated Solutions Inc., according to a June 11 announcement. The acquisition will support GED’s continued growth, according to the release. The financial terms of the investment were not disclosed.“We are very excited to now be partnering with Altus Capital Partners as...
  • Officials from Tennessee’s Heritage Glass temporarily suspended operations on May 27, according to a company release, as reported by News Channel 11 in Johnson City, Tennessee. Executives say they are exploring a “potential reinvestment and reorganization situation” for the company.Heritage Glass was formed last year when the company purchased the former AGC North America Blue Ridge glass...
  • Last week, officials from Ontario, Canada-based State Window Corp. announced the launch of Integro Building Systems, a significant new entry in the North American curtain wall construction sector, according to a May 5 company release.A company incorporated in Canada, Integro is a partnership among State and a number of notable construction industry leaders. Integro will design, manufacture, and...